Urethral stricture

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Lower urinary tract symptoms - hesitancy, slow stream.

Patient Data

Age: 21
Gender: Male

Retrograde urethogram

Modality: Fluoroscopy

Short segment (5mm) stricture at the junction of the penile and bulbous urethra. Filling defect related to lubricant jelly used. 

Case Discussion

The patient reported a Chlamydia spp. infection about two years prior and had been symptomatic for 18 months. Urethral stricture is much more common with gonococcal urethritis than with non-gonococcal urethritis. 

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Case Information

rID: 30760
Case created: 2nd Sep 2014
Last edited: 9th Jan 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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